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By Cecelia Otto

In 2013, singer and author Cecelia Otto traveled the Lincoln road from one finish of the rustic to the opposite, giving live shows of vaudeville-era song in each nation she gone through. Her aim in this exclusive “singing travelogue”: to recreate the song that had as soon as rang out in live performance halls throughout the USA, reconnecting with the hopes and goals of an easier time.

Along the way in which, she met new buddies with a shared love of the historical past alongside America’s unique coast-to-coast street. She came upon how existence has replaced because the highway was once based in 1913 — and likewise observed firsthand that major highway, U.S.A. is alive and good within the twenty first century.

In An American Songline, Cece recounts her tremendous experience kingdom through nation. stick to her on a trip from occasions sq. in long island to Lincoln Park in San Francisco ... a trip within which historical past and tune come jointly to rfile and protect a loved a part of American life.

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